Job Captain

YM Architects (Formerly John Cotton Architects, Inc.) YM Architects (Formerly John Cotton Architects, Inc.) Employer:
Los Angeles, CA, USLocation:
Wed, Sep 20 '17Posted on:

Y&M has developed a widespread practice in market-rate, government-subsidized, and affordable family and senior housing projects completing over 11,000 units.  Y&M Architects is focused on designing efficient, human-friendly, and sustainable multi-unit housing.  We have an immediate opening for a Job Captain in our downtown Los Angeles office.  


  • Prepare presentation drawings including colored elevations, color boards, and renderings
  • Coordinate office materials library
  • Assist in preparation of entitlement packages
  • Prepare construction documents and coordinate with consultants
  • Assist with construction administration duties including RFI’s, submittals, etc.
  • Review shop drawings and material samples for conformance with design
  • Knowledge of code and building systems
  • Proficiency using AutoCAD (recent release)
  • Working knowledge of graphics software, specifically SketchUp and Photoshop
  • Proficiency in Revit a plus
  • Skilled at multitasking and working in a team environment


  • Minimum 2 years of experience in affordable, mixed-use, and high-density residential architecture
  • Strong understanding of CBC, disabled access requirements, and consultant drawings
  • Proficient in all drafting techniques and understanding of working drawings

For consideration, please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to with the subject line “Job Captain”.  (10MB Limit)  

Y&M Architects is an equal opportunity employer.  We offer competitive compensation and benefits.

Please do not call regarding this posting.  We will only contact applicants that we may consider

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